To the editor:
On behalf of the Shipman Youth Center we would like to extend our sincere gratitude to the following sponsors, friends, volunteers who defined hot temperatures, rain and long hours to make 8th annual I Love Barbecue & Music Festival and fifth annual I love Barbecue Junior World Championship success. $19,000 has been raised for the Shipman Youth Center.
With $19,000 in 2012, funds raised by ILBBQF bring number - over $150,000 for the SYC, another proud milestone. This very needed funds will be used to continue dream of Thomas Shipman to have safe and fun place for children to attend.
Many, many thanks to the following supporters: Adirondack events compnay, Adirondac Rafting, David and Helga Balestrini, Bear Essentials, Blue Moon Caf, Al Bonaduce and his crew of Tony and Mike, Boyers Adk Septic Services, Burnham Solutions, Cape Air/Nantucket Airlines, Casella Waste Management, Chapin family, Coca-Cola of NNE, Coakley Ace Hardware Store, Community Bank, Compass Printing, Courtyard Marriott, Cornell University Uihlein Forest, CYC, Jim Cushman Studious, Desperados Restaurant, ForeverWild.com, Tim Foreman, Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort, Great American Barbecue Tour, Guideboat Realty, Hannaford store, Henry Uihlein Foundation, High Peaks Ford, High Peaks Resort, High Peaks Dental, Bob and Doreen Imbriani, ILBBQF Managers and Volunteers, JDE Computer Staffing, Kiwanis Club of Lake Placid, Lake Placid News, Lake Placid Central High School, Lake Placid Summit Hotel-Resort and Suites, Lake Placid Visitors Bureau, Lions Club, Lisa G's Restaurant, Lowe's Store, Plattsburgh, LPCA, LPHSA, LPPD, LPFD, LPVA, Mayor of Lake Placid, McDonalds of Lake Placid, Meister Accounting, Meister Marine Services, Milano North Restaurant, James McKenna, Merrill L Thomas Real Estate, Mountain Communications, Mountain Lake Academy, Mountain View Builders, Catherine Moore, Ted Morgan, Linda and Jerry Mullane, Mr. Mikes Pizza, NBT Bank of Lake Placid, Dr. Richard Nelson Norton, Olive Oil Factory, ORDA, Olympic Training Center, Paul Smiths College, Placid Productions, Price Chopper Store Lake Placid, Red Fox Farm, Elizabeth Rivers, Rock 105, Rotary Club of Lake Placid, Sarandev family, Saranac Beverages, Bill Schurter and his crew, Sotheby International Real Estate, Shipman Youth Center Board of Directors, Sugar Shaker, Jon Fremante, Jayson Hooker, and SYC children volunteers, Supervisor Town of N.Elba, Tate Family, Taylor family, Tony Corvin, Town of North Elba, UPS Store of Lake Placid, USA Luge, U-Hall, John Ward Studio, Wildwood on the Lake, White Face Lodge, WSLP 93 FM radio, Village of Lake Placid,.
president of the board,
Shipman Youth Center